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Jun 1, 2020

Dune London and Klarna announce international partnership

London 1st June 2020: The Dune Group, one of the most influential global players in fashion footwear and accessories today announced an international partnership with leading global payments provider Klarna.

From today, Dune customers shopping online will be able to use Klarna’s popular Pay later products (Pay in 30 days and Instalments) in five European markets (Austria, Germany, The Netherlands, Switzerland and the United Kingdom).

Dune – who recently launched a Spring/ Summer campaign with Gillian Anderson have over 20 years experience in the footwear industry. The new partnership will give their customers greater flexibility when shopping online, empowering them to try before they buy in different colours, sizes and styles.

Luke Griffiths, Vice President at Klarna, commented:

“We are delighted to partner with The Dune Group to create the best shopping experience for their customers across Europe. With over 85 million customers globally, we know that the addition of Dune London to the Klarna shop directory will be welcomed by millions of shoppers in Europe.” 

Elaine Smith, Head of Digital Product at Dune London, commented: “At Dune London it is our aim to provide the best possible shopping experience across all of our customer facing channels and we feel that the addition of Klarna’s payment options will support this objective not just in the UK, but in our markets across Europe.  We want our customers to be able to shop and pay however, wherever and whenever they want.”

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About Klarna:

We make shopping smooth. With Klarna consumers can buy now and pay later, so they can get what they need today. Klarna’s offering to consumers and retailers include payments, social shopping, and personal finances. Over 200,000 merchants, including H&M, IKEA, Expedia Group, Samsung, ASOS, Peloton, Abercrombie & Fitch, Nike and AliExpress have enabled Klarna’s innovative shopping experience online and in-store. Klarna is the most highly valued private fintech in Europe with a valuation of $5.5bn and one of the largest private fintechs globally. Klarna was founded in 2005, has over 3,000 employees and is active in 17 countries. For more information, visit klarna.com.

About Dune:

In 1992, founder and owner Daniel Rubin embarked on a dream to create an affordable luxury footwear and accessories brand with a small concession store on London’s Oxford Street.  In 2019, The Dune Group has grown to become an influential, dynamic and internationally renowned business, designing, producing and distributing shoes and accessories for men and women across a multitude of platforms and global markets.